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E-Commerce Integration by CMDS Is In The News

CMDS is proud to announce the launch of e-commerce integration for Benjamin Restaurant Group, which comprises some of the New York metro area’s premier culinary destinations. The sophisticated platform integration and responsive design, come at a time when Benjamin Steakhouse at Home finally makes available their famous dry-aged steaks to lovers around the US at […]

Highly Anticipated Team Life Website Has Launched

Team Life is one of the most renowned names in emergency health training and products.  New Jersey-based, Team Life has extensive health and safety training experience on an International level, as well as across the United States. They are also a master distributor and state contract for Cardiac Science Powerheart AEDs and Program Management. Recently, […]

CMDS Welcomes Ani Georgieva as the New Director of Marketing

The web took notice as marketing industry expert, Ani Georgieva joins the highly-accredited creative staff of CMDS. Well-versed in insurance and e-commerce business, Ani is not only a perfect piece of the puzzle but will also bring an extra zing mixed into the CMDS secret sauce. She is just the driving force needed for the […]

Learning to Effectively Manage Your Small Business Marketing Spend

Back in the good ol’ days, social media’s biggest allure for businesses was a free price tag. Well, the good times rolled…then they rolled away. Now, small business marketing efforts, including social media, are stuck in a pay-to-play space. Of course, organic reach is still important, but stiffened and intense competition means brands must break […]

The Power of the Platforms: How to Strengthen Your Social Media Brand Voice

Savvy businesses know that good storytelling is essential for marketing on social media channels. However, in today’s world of information overload, it’s never been more vital to learn how to strengthen your social media brand voice and grab your audience’s attention with high-quality content. With the right approach, businesses can learn to leverage the power […]

6 Common Social Media Marketing Mistakes That Our Consulting Firm Sees Startup Businesses Make (and What to Do About Them)

While some brands thrive online, others (commonly startup businesses) are still trying to figure out the best way to leverage this power tool. Savvy businesses tend to have a good understanding of the accepted rules on what to share and when, but even then…they make mistakes. From epic fails to viral successes, our startup business […]

Instagram for Business: So Much More Than Selfies

Instagram recently launched additional functionality and insights for brands on social media. Instagram for Business, which made its debut almost a year ago now, allows companies to create a professional profile on the popular social network and leverage analytics (among other cool features) within the application. Have you upgraded to a business profile yet? If […]

Ask These 3 Questions Before Hiring a Social Media Agency in NJ

Oh, social media, how you’ve changed in the last decade. Today, it seems nearly impossible for businesses of all sizes to exist without Facebook fans or Instagram followers. But with so much social chatter, where can you find an awesome social media agency in NJ that can get your brand into the upper echelons of […]

6 Business Blog Mistakes to Avoid at All Costs

As a critical part of any digital marketing strategy, business blogs can build some serious buzz for your brand. They have revolutionized the way brands connect with customers and are extremely important for search engine optimization. But if you use them the wrong way and end up on the wrong side of the blogosphere, you […]

What Makes a Great Facebook Ad? 6 Simple Social Media Marketing Tips

For small- and medium-sized businesses, simply posting on Facebook is just not enough anymore, especially for those just getting started on the social giant. Whether your business goals are to boost brand awareness, increase sales, encourage action or drive website traffic, Facebook Ads can help you get there. But, like most marketing efforts, there’s an […]